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Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms in the Deep South and portions of the east coast

A slow moving frontal boundary will continue to bring areas of heavy rain and thunderstorms in the Deep South and East coast early this week. A low pressure system will keep conditions wet and cool through mid-week in the Upper Midwest. High pressure over the west will shift east allowing cooling along the coast, and intensifying the heat for the interior Pacific NW and Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Knoxville, McGhee Tyson Airport (KTYS)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 83.99°WElev: 981ft.

Overcast

74°F

23°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed SW 10 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 May 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Townsend TN

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind around 5 mph.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Townsend TN
 35.68°N 83.75°W (Elev. 1093 ft)
3:31 am EDT May 29, 2017
12pm EDT May 29, 2017-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2017
 
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